STARK, James H. Stark's Jamaica Guide (illustrated). Containing a Description of Everything relating to Jamaica of which the Visitor or Resident may desire Information, including its History, Inhabitants, Government, Resources, and Places of Interest to Travellers.

Boston, James H. Stark, Publisher, and London, Sampson, Low, Marston & Company, [1898].


8vo. Original beige cloth, lettered and decorated in green, black and gilt; pp. vii, 207, [36, illustrated advertisements], highly illustrated with plates after photographs and folding maps and plans, a remarkably clean and fresh copy.

First edition, presentation copy, inscribed on front fly leaf by the author to H. Charles Budd in the first of Januar 1900. This impressive handbooks caters not only for the holiday maker, but as well for the traders, both American and British.